Dr. Michael Furman, MD

Dr. Michael Furman, MD

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Dr. Michael Furman, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in York, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, interventional pain medicine, and more.Read his story

1855 Powder Mill Rd

York, PA 17402

Contact Information

(717) 848-4800

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Furman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Furman "Michael B. Furman, MD, MS is recognized internationally as a thought leader and educator in spine and other musculoskeletal care. Dr. Furman is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with sub-specialization in Pain medicine and Sports medicine. Dr. Furman is the lead editor and author of Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures, a respected book which teaches other physicians how to safely and effectively do spinal procedures. He is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia and a special consultant at Sinai Baltimore's Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. He has been course director and/or instructor at many spinal procedure workshops and courses. He is the Founder and Director of the Sports Medicine and Interventional Spine Fellowship at OSS Health in York, PA and has trained over 60 fellows. Dr. Furman has received several awards for his teaching, service, and clinical care including the PASSOR Distinguished Clinician Award, the Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Foundation Lectureship Award and the AAPM&R Musculoskeletal Council Service Award. Dr Furman earned his masters in Chemical Engineering from Cornell University, received his medical degree from Temple University, finished internship at York Hospital followed by residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Temple University Hospital. He completed his InterventionalPain fellowship at Georgia Spine and Sports Physicians, Atlanta. He has been in private practice since 1995 with OSS Health in York, PA, a Multidisciplinary group that includes orthopaedic surgeons, anesthesiologists, physiatrists, podiatry, and PM&R Sports and interventional Spine fellows. He has served on numerous national committees and task forces. Dr. Furman's area of special interest is the diagnosis and treatment of spinal disorders, sports injuries, and other musculoskeletal conditions. He teaches internationally and locally on these and other related topics with numerous original publications and chapters. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Furman "OSS Health will continually strive to be the healthcare leader in quality, innovation and value. We will make every effort to understand and exceed the expectations and needs of our patients as well as to provide an environment of safe, respectful and dignified care at all times."

3  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

83  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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34  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • York Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Ga Spine & Sports Phys
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Furman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Furman's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Furman to family and friends
50 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (48)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Furman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Furman Says:
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Thank you for your kind reviews.  I hope I can make continue to provide current and future patients with high quality care as we help you achieve your goals!

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Patient Comments (22)

Dr. Furman was friendly , he listened to my concerns, ask many questions to ensure that my needs were being met. He examined me carefully and explained the possible causes of my discomfort.
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Dr Furman is fantastic! He is considerate and thoughtful of his patients and their needs and excellent at what he does! He went out of his way to make sure I was comfortable, taking into consideration my needs - moving furniture and equipment, positioning things in a way that would ensure a...more
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Wow, for pain management I found a wonderful Dr. Dr Furman truly listens to, not only complaints but , preferences and then work with you!! Total trust in his judgment and capabilities. He really cares about your problem and finding a solution that fits you, as an individual. Just wanted to...more
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If you’re looking for honest information and a compassionate doctor, Dr. Michael Furman will go the extra mile to accommodate. He helped educate me as to what my options were and was wonderfuly calming during my procedure. The staff was warm and cared for all my needs in a very compassionate...more
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Yes I would recommend Dr. Furman to family and friends. Dr. Furman's bedside manner and expertise was second to none.
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